Stanley Dirks is a senior counsel in the San Francisco office and a member of the firm’s Public Finance Department.

He represents issuers and underwriters of tax-exempt bonds to finance a variety of public facilities and programs, including water and power systems, airports, schools, rental housing loan programs and homeownership loan programs. 

Stan has served as a lecturer and panelist on a variety of programs concerning state and local government debt issuance.  He also served for ten years as one of the original members of the Technical Advisory Committee of the California Debt and Investment Advisory Commission.

Stan also has a long history of involvement in the governance of nonprofit education, arts and other charitable organizations.